Resources+Links

Resources and Links

Guest Posts by Elizabeth Brico

9 Ways You Can Help When Someone You Love Is Being Abused on thepost24
Childhood Poetics:Why You Should Teach Your Kids Poetry & How To Do It on SICMama
PTSD: A Personal Story on All Things Mom Sydney
One Mama’s Experiences Living and Parenting with PTSD (interview) on Artistic Echoes
In The Forest: A Children’s Book Review on Addison Reads
Mothering with Mental Illness on You Are My SON Shine
8 Self Care Techniques to Heal After Abuse on Make It 218
How Domestic Violence Kept Me From Coming Out on Survival Is A Talent
How NOT to Raise a Mean Girl on Follow The Dyers

 

PTSD Information+Resources

Other PTSD resources + links

National Institute of Mental Health PTSD Information and Resource page-includes links to open case studies happening around the United States
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs’ PTSD website-includes general information, links for the public, links for professionals, and treatment comparisons for both veterans and the general public
National Child Traumatic Stress Network-extensive resource guide for survivors of childhood abuse
PTSD subreddit-Reddit forum for talking about PTSD with other trauma survivors; my personal favorite PTSD forum
Healthy Place-A website which includes an extensive mental health article library comprised of general descriptive articles, and also highly unique subjects, related to a variety of mental illnesses including PTSD and sociopathy

Other PTSD/trauma related blogs


http://www.paralleldichotomy.wordpress.comParallel Dichotomy by Sheila O’Donnell

 

https://dissociativejess.wordpress.com/about/Dissociative Jess by Jess

 

Sareeta www.flightandscarlet.com

Flight & Scarlet by Sareeta

 

Survival Is A Talent by August Pfizenmayer

 

http://www.ptsdwifey.comPTSD Wifey by PTSD Wifey

 

Maria lives with PPD, learn more on bettysbattleground.com

I, Mommy by Maria

Addiction Information+Resources

Addiction resources bettysbattleground.com
Addiction Resources-Comprehensive website which includes a drug addiction self assessment and rehabilitative resources
National Institute On Drug Abuse-Includes research based information about addiction treatment
Erowid-Website and public forum with a vast library of drug information, including user-submitted true stories
SMART Recovery-An alternative to the 12-step program; includes online classes and national listings
PTSD and Substance Use Disorders-An in-depth examination and explanation of the correlation between PTSD and drug addiction; the host site also offers comprehensive addiction resource and information articles
Addiction Center-comprehensive addiction resource with information and articles on a variety of addiction related issues. Site features include a huge substance library, overviews of a variety of common co-occurring disorders (including PTSD), a 24/hour nationwide treatment line, and (my personal favorite feature) a Community Blog page with a variety of under-discussed topics.

 

Other Parenting Blogs

Parenting resources on bettysbattleground.com
Worth Writing For by Elizabeth Voyles

 

Parenting Resources on bettysbattleground.com
Babies to Bookworms
by Vicki
Parenting resources bettysbattleground.com
Adventures with Nico by Luz

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